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Derek Law
University of Strathclyde

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Most frequently used terms in this author's articles (ordered by total usage / articles): "research", "elib", "jisc", "open access", "infrastructure", "google", "higher education", "data", "resource discovery", "rae". See interactive data charts for more details on all tags associated with this author.

Profile last updated: 
January 2009

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Number of Ariadne articles written (or co-written) by this author: 6.

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Interface: EARL

Derek Law threw down the gauntlet to public libraries in a recent issue of Ariadne. Appropriately, an EARL picked it up. Alison Kilgour reports.

issue5 September 1996

british library, cataloguing, elib, framework, infrastructure, library association, research, ukoln


Derek Law talks to Lyndon Pugh about the print / electronic transition, networking, eLib and other matters.

issue15 May 1998

elib, jisc, kings college london, rae, research

Delivering Open Access: From Promise to Practice

Derek Law predicts how the open access agenda will develop over the next ten years.

issue46 February 2006

apple, archives, copyright, d-lib magazine, data, data set, database, digital academic repositories, digital library, dissemination, dvd, elsevier, ftp, google, google scholar, gopher, imperial college london, infrastructure, ncsa, open access, open source, rae, repositories, research, standards, stm, university of strathclyde, video, wireless

An Awfully Big Adventure: Strathclyde's Digital Library Plan

Derek Law describes how the University of Strathclyde is choosing to give priority to e-content and services instead of a new building.

issue58 January 2009

archives, blog, born digital, cataloguing, copyright, data, digital asset management, digital library, digitisation, ebook, ejournal, google, google books, institutional repository, marc, rae, repositories, research, search technology, software, university college london, university of strathclyde, wiki

A Policy Context: eLib and the Emergence of the Subject Gateways

Derek Law and Lorcan Dempsey outline some of the features of the policy environment which led to the setting up of the influential 'subject gateways' as part of the UK Electronic Libraries Programme (eLib).

issue25 September 2000

archives, bibliographic data, british library, cache, cataloguing, cni, coalition for networked information, copac, copyright, d-lib magazine, data, data set, digital object identifier, digitisation, dner, eevl, elib, framework, higher education, identifier, ietf, infrastructure, interoperability, jisc, jisc information environment, kings college london, portfolio, research, resource discovery, software, sosig, tasi, ukoln, university of bath, university of bristol, university of strathclyde, url

A MAN for All Reasons?

Derek Law, the Director of Information Services and Systems at Kings College and chair of JISC's ISSC, details his vision of the cooperation between the library sectors blossoming through the use of Metropolitan Area Networks.

issue2 March 1996

cataloguing, elib, higher education, jisc, jpeg, library association, london business school, nhs, windows
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